byBurnside, Elizabeth S.; Lin, Yunzhi; Munoz del Rio, Alejandro; Pickhardt, Perry J.; Wu, Yirong; Strigel, Roberta M.; Elezaby, Mai A.; Kerr, Eve A.; Miglioretti, Diana L.
This article is from PLoS ONE , volume 9 . Abstract Background: Motivated by the challenges in assessing physician-level cancer screening performance and the negative impact of misclassification, we propose a method (using mammography as an example) that enables confident assertion of adequate or inadequate performance or alternatively recognizes when more data is required. Methods: Using established metrics for mammography screening performance–cancer detection rate (CDR) and recall rate... Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3931752